Student Voice

Looking to transfer? Get all the answers at the upcoming transfer day

Looking to transfer? Get all the answers at the upcoming transfer day

By Jesse Gonzalez

August 28, 2018


Filed under home, News, Showcase

Transfer day is set to kick off here at Moorpark College on Thursday, August 30. Students will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from 51 universities spanning the CSU, UC and private school systems. This is a once-a-year opportunity that gives students the chance to ask the most pertinent...

As the fall semester begins students share their goals and advice

As the fall semester begins students share their goals and advice

By Jesse Gonzalez

August 28, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Fall 2018 semester has officially kicked off here at Moorpark College on August 20. There is excitement and apprehension in the air as new and returning students frantically fill the halls and walkways in pursuit of their educational goals. There are a wide variety of educational pathways offered...

Orchestra Chamber Music Series set to shine

Orchestra Chamber Music Series set to shine

By Amanda Galvez

March 10, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The orchestra's annual Chamber Music Series is anticipated to be an incredible night, for both musicians and audience members alike, simple because most of the instruments being played are extremely rare.Chair of the music department and orchestra director of five years, professor James Song, is ecstat...

Local artist inspires students with ‘edgy’ techniques

Local artist inspires students with ‘edgy’ techniques

By Amanda Galvez

February 18, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Arts & Entertainment

Kim Kei, a local artist based in Los Angeles, recently spoke to students regarding not only her solo exhibition gallery on campus, but also lectured about her various techniques, her artistic experiences, and some tips for art students.Erika Lizee, the Art Gallery Director for Moorpark College, first saw...

Men’s Basketball looks to improve from last season

Men’s Basketball looks to improve from last season

By Eric Sklar

October 23, 2014


Filed under Sports

Coming off of a 10-14 overall record, and an even 6-6 conference record the Moorpark College Raiders Men's Basketball team is looking to improve off of an under .500 season. The Raiders are being led by first year coach Gerred Link and returning guard Shaquille Moore and forward Austin Howell.Coach Link is coming t...

Lady Raiders enter 2014 season Act II

Lady Raiders enter 2014 season Act II

By Justin Vigil-Zuniga

October 23, 2014


Filed under Sports

The halfway point of the 2014 volleyball season is nearing for the Moorpark Lady Raiders. The team is already on the positive side with a 2-1 conference record, and with 9 straight conference games coming up, the team has everything to prove. Currently tied for second place in the conference the...

Marissa Horton leading team to success

Marissa Horton leading team to success

By Jessica Pirro

October 23, 2014


Filed under Sports

Team Captain Marissa Horton is a key factor to the success of the Lady Raiders Soccer team this season.Even though the team scores all the goals, it's Horton's leadership that stands out. Her teammates respect her and listen to what she has to say."She is a natural born leader," said Moorpark College...

Getting to know Raider goalkeeper Luis Monroy

Getting to know Raider goalkeeper Luis Monroy

By Victoria Espinosa

October 23, 2014


Filed under Sports

In Luis Monroy’s final playing year at Moorpark College, he has made a name for himself by uplifting the new 2014 roster while taking the team to a promising level.Monroy, a currently registered kinesiology major, plans to graduate with an emergency medical technician certificate that started w...

5 haunting Halloween events not to miss

5 haunting Halloween events not to miss

By Elizabeth Bradford, Staff writer

October 7, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Halloween is quickly approaching and students are eager to get in the spirit whether they need a break from studying or just the thrill of getting scared. There are many local places that are great for students looking for a great Halloween experience without the scary Halloween cost. "Halloween...

Moorpark falls to rival Ventura

By Chase Oliver

October 6, 2014


Filed under Sports

The Moorpark College Raiders traveled down to Ventura College Saturday night to take on divisional rival the Ventura Pirates. The Raiders fell to the Pirates 48-21 The Raiders were able to keep up with the Pirates for much of the first half. Despite two early turnovers. One of the turnovers being an ...

Breaking down the student bill: What are we really paying for?

Breaking down the student bill: What are we really paying for?

By Shirley Chikukwa, News writer

September 9, 2014


Filed under News, Showcase

Many Moorpark College students don't know what they are paying for on their student bill, and what services are available to them. Students pay their enrollment fees, but don't notice the other charges on their bill. "I don’t think about all those little things,” said 21-year-old Theater Arts...

Gala dinner and auction hit the roof with success

Gala dinner and auction hit the roof with success

By Victoria Espinosa

September 9, 2014


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Moorpark College’s Athletic Department hosted an unforgettable night on Aug. 30 with a dinner and auction at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library that raised $40,000 for athletic programs. The event was held to formerly announce the return of Moorpark’s men’s baseball and cross country teams....